young reader

  Experts agree teaching children about money early is the best way to prepare them to make informed financial decisions as adults, but few schools have financial literacy programs, and parents don’t often talk to their kids about money. Patrick Burke, CPA, attorney and managing partner at the law firm Burke & Schindler, has published a new book to help children understand economics.

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"Pretty Girl-13" is a haunting new young adult novel

Feb 28, 2014

Liz Coley is an accomplished local author whose new young adult novel, Pretty Girl-13, is a haunting tale of a kidnapped teenaged girl who must reclaim and rebuild her life after 3 years in captivity. Barbara Gray spoke with the author about the research she put into this book and the reaction to it so far.

In advance of President’s Day, Lee Hay talks by phone with artist and author Maira Kalman about her new young people’s book, Thomas Jefferson: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything. 

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